Of course adding receptacles is going to be the first this we actually model! What this video will illustrate is how to find an electrical fixture and add it to your model. We will look at varying heights and different devices that perform different functions such as a GFCI, a countertop, and a Duplex receptacle.
- [Instructor] Let's get started…with adding some receptacles.…Of course, there's not one type of receptacle,…so what I'd like to do is start a new project.…We're gonna link in an architectural model.…We're gonna look at some different receptacles.…So under projects let's go to New.…I wanna use the Electrical Template,…and now I wanna click OK.…Now the first thing I'd like to do is go to Insert,…now let's Link RVT,…let's browse to where you're keeping your exercise files.…Let's make sure our Positioning is Auto-Origin to Origin…and let's click open.…
Of course I want to select my underlay…and I want to pin it down.…Let's hit Escape a couple times.…Now I'd like to go to Electrical Floor Plan,…Power, Floor Plan, 1-Power.…I'm gonna zoom in on this area over here.…Now we'll start adding some receptacles.…So I'm gonna to Systems,…I'm gonna go to my Device drop down,…and I want to go to Electrical Fixture.…Let's click the drop down over here and see what we've got.…Well, we have a Duplex, we have a Standard, we have a GFCI.…
Once you're finished with this course, you can feel confident taking the Revit MEP 2015 Certified Professional exam.
- Importing AutoCAD files into Revit
- Linking Revit models
- Using worksets
- Creating new family types
- Adding and modifying panels, circuits, switches, conduits, and more
- Creating detail views
Skill Level Intermediate
Q: This course was updated on 11/01/2017. What changed?
A: A new video was added that covers creating and applying filters. In addition, the following topics were updated: collaboration, elements, modeling, and views and sheets.
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